RR Auction Home
The January Auction Is Now Closed
 
Home |Sitemap|Contact Us| Past Auctions  
 How to Bid   Register to Bid   Auctions   Consign   About Us   Featured Lots   Reviews 
Bidder Login
Show Password

New Bidder Registration
Forgot your password?

The Current Auction
Bidding is Closed
Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction Preview
Begins Jan 22
Search
Advanced Search
By Item Number
Gallery Search
Past Auction Search
Bidding
How Do I Bid?
What is BidTracker™?
New Bidder Registration
The 30-Minute Rule
Terms and Conditions
New to RR Auction?
About Us
Testimonials
Register to Bid
Jobs at RR Auction
Press Releases
Consign to RR Auction
How to Consign
2021 Auction Calendar
Jan 13
Jan 21
Feb 10
Feb 18
Mar 10
Mar 18
  View All Dates & Deadlines

Item 7186 - William Williams Autograph Document Signed Catalog 1008 (May 2020)

Back To Previous Page
(we are no longer accepting bids on this item)
Minimum Bid: $200.00
Sold Price: $302.50 (includes buyer's premium)

Description


Merchant and signer of the Declaration of Independence from Connecticut (1731-1781). Revolutionary War-dated ADS, signed “Test., Wm. Williams, Clerk,” one page, 8 x 8.5, July 13, 1780. Promissory note issued by "the Governor & Council of Safety at Lebanon," which resolves "that the Com'tee of Pay Table draw on the Treas'r of this State in favor of Col'o Henry Champion, Superintending Commissary of Purchases of Beef etc etc, in this State for the Sum of Fifteen thousand pounds in Bills of the State of the late Emissions to enable him to pursue theā€¦Business, & Charge the State." Signed at the conclusion by Williams. In fine condition. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.

Terms and abbreviations used in our descriptions.

Images


Click image to enlarge Click image to enlarge

Important Information


Tips For Consignors

Auctions

For a complete list of auction beginning and ending dates, check our dates and deadlines page.